Definition of kinesis noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

kinesis

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//kɪˈniːsɪs//
 
; NAmE NAmE//kɪˈniːsɪs//
 
; BrE BrE//kaɪˈniːsɪs//
 
; NAmE NAmE//kaɪˈniːsɪs//
 
[uncountable](specialist)
 
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movement Word Origin early 17th cent.: from Greek kinēsis ‘movement’, from kinein ‘to move’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: kinesis